Page 157 (with art)

Chapter 4: Prometheus and the First Men Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♠ Scholia to Hesiod, Works and Days 89 ♠ Eumelos, Korinthiaka fr 1 PEG – Poetae Epici Graeci 1, p. 108, ed. A. Bernabé. Leipzig 1987. ♠ Servius, Scholia to Vergil, Eclogues 6.42 – Servii Grammatici qui feruntur in Vergilii Bucolica et … Continue reading Page 157 (with art)

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Page 155 (with art)

Chapter 4: Prometheus and the First Men Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♠ Hesiod, Theogony 521-22 And ready-witted Prometheus he bound with inextricable bonds, cruel chains, and drove a shaft through his middle. Greek Text ♦ Athens, National Archaeoloigcal Museum, 16384: Attic black-figure skyphos-krater by Nettos Painter, with Herakles, Prometheus and eagle Image … Continue reading Page 155 (with art)

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Minor Divinities (page 145, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Eretria, Archaeological Museum: terracotta statuette of horse/man from Lefkandi (Kentauros?) Wikimedia ♦ Paris, Cabinet des Médailles M.5837: Cycladic sealstone, archer and horse/man (Herakles and Kentauros Nessos?) Cabinet des Médailles ♦ Athens, National Museum 15350: ivory relief plaque from … Continue reading Minor Divinities (page 145, with art)

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Minor Divinities (page 137, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Paestum Museum: three metopes from the Heraion I at Foce del Sele, with Herakles defending Hera? and two pairs of Silenoi advancing with stones raised Soprintendenza Archeologia per le provincie di Salerno e Avellino ♦ Wurzbug University, Martin … Continue reading Minor Divinities (page 137, with art)

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Labor X: The Cattle of Geryoneus (page 407, with art)

Chapter 13: Herakles Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Stesichoros 12 SLG –Supplementum Lyricis Graecis, ed. D. Page, pp. 8-9. Oxford 1974. ♠ Stesichoros 13 SLG –Supplementum Lyricis Graecis, ed. D. Page, pp. 9-10. Oxford 1974. ♠ Stesichoros 11 SLG –Supplementum Lyricis Graecis, ed. D. Page, pp. 7-8. Oxford 1974. ♠ Stesichoros 15 SLG–Supplementum … Continue reading Labor X: The Cattle of Geryoneus (page 407, with art)

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Labor X: The Cattle of Geryoneus (page 405, with art)

Chapter 13: Herakles Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Athens, National Archaeological Museum 513: Attic black-figure lekythos with Herakles and Helios; Herakles in lionskin holds club in left hand and gestures in surprise with his right hand; Helios, with radiate disc over his head, rises from the sea in his chariot with two winged … Continue reading Labor X: The Cattle of Geryoneus (page 405, with art)

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Labor X: The Cattle of Geryoneus (page 403, with art)

Chapter 13: Herakles Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Chest of Kypselos from temple of Hera at Olympia (known through Pausanias’ description and modern reconstructions) ♠ Pausanias Description of Greece 5.19.1 Then comes the combat between Heracles and Geryones, who is represented as three men joined to one another. Greek Text Detail … Continue reading Labor X: The Cattle of Geryoneus (page 403, with art)

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